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Feb 1, 2013 7:00am PST
-a-size. >>> secretary of state hillary clinton will say goodbye to state department employees in a public farewell this afternoon. after logging nearly 1 million miles and visiting 112 countries in the past four years, this is, of course, intense speculation about what her future holds. senator john kerry meantime will be officially sworn in as the new secretary of state by supreme court justice elena takingen. joining me now, friends of hillary, here in the studio, msnbc political analyst and columnist for the hill, karen finney. good morning. >> good morning. >> and even before stepping down, there is a new hillary clinton super pac that launched for 2016. and there's a headline from today's "washington post" that asks, what is clinton's legacy at stake and her future? so after a rest which she said she wants, huge poll numbers, donors waiting to get on board. what tongdo you think the chanc are hillary clinton will seriously consider running for president again? >> i don't think we have any idea of that question until hillary does what she has said she will do. and hillary, in my experience, do
Feb 8, 2013 7:00am PST
president clinton introduced a package of gun control proposals. if you look back at the coverage of those proposals that president clinton introduced, a lot of the coverage involved this infighting that you're talking about. gun control groups, far left saying, we don't like these packages from the democratic president because they don't go far enough. they are not banning handguns. they are not taking people's guns away. anything he's going to do, such as closing the gun control loophole, doesn't go far enough to satisfy us. and that kind of hinfighting helped keep the assault weapons ban from being removed in 2004. it was really an impediment to progress for the movement. >> people on that site moderating their rhetoric and getting more unified about exactly what they think they can try to get done. it's not like the nra is backing off. if anything, they and their supporters have gone further to the right, haven't they? >> people may have seen the commercial that aired during the super bowl by mayors against illegal guns, mike bloomberg's group, that showed that group of wayne lapierre
Feb 5, 2013 7:00am PST
. feels like membership. >>> the politics now, where hillary clinton launched a new website, pretty bare bones. just a picture and a place to click if you want to contact her, but it has only contacted the rampant 2016 speculation. add tagg romney's name to the list of republicans who aren't running for senate in massachusetts. kerry healey and bill weld also both said no. texas governor rick perry is running radio ads in california to try to bring business into his state. >> building a business is tough. but i hear building a business in california is next to impossible. this is texas governor rick perry and i have a message for california businesses. come check out texas. >> and speaking of business, is taking advantage of this white house photo of president obama shooting skeet. they have completed an action figure, complete with a clay pigeons t-shirt. it is online for $19.95. and in case you missed new jersey governor chris christie on letterman last night. >> i've made jokes about you, not just one or two, not just ongoing, he
Feb 4, 2013 7:00am PST
ed koch. former president bill clinton will be among the speakers along with current new york city mayor michael bloomberg and the israeli counsel general. nypd helicopters are expected to fly over the synagogue. koch died last week at the age of 88 from heart failure. >>> vice president joe biden continues his european trip. he's in paris today meeting with the french president. but true to his style, over the weekend he made a joke about what he was really visiting or why he was really visiting. >> i have traveled over 640,000 miles since i've been vice president and most of the time, the president sends me to places that he doesn't want to go. >> yeah, he said that. we know the president and first lady hosted a personal super bowl party yesterday. the president tweeting this picture with the caption "game day." the first lady giving love to beyonce, saying watching the super bowl with family and friends. beyonce was phenomenal is what everybody is saying. i'm so proud of her is what was tweeted. >>> still ahead, baltimore was not the only big winner last night. >>> plus, which o
Feb 6, 2013 7:00am PST
and medical leave act was signed by president clinton and you argue new steps need to be take on the match kind of a work-life world we live in now. make your argument. >> well, the family and medical leave act was a really important piece of legislation, because it was the first federal law that was explicitly aimed at helping families manage their work responsibilities with their responsibles to their partners and their children. but unfortunately we haven't taken any steps since then, so the fmla will let a worker take unpaid time off where their job is protect sod they can't be fired, but it doesn't offer any wage replacement. if someone has sick, when they have a new child, if they are married to a service member, they can take time off, but they're losing wages. so for most families today, they just can't afford to do that, unfortunately. >> i heard senator harkin is going to reintroduce the healthy families act this session. i'm quoting him here. the united states is the only developed nation that does not guarantee paid sick days to its workers and our economy and productivity suff
Feb 7, 2013 7:00am PST
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